Verification and Validation Engineer

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    Farnborough, Hampshire

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    Leigh Sproston

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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Our client requires, 1 V&V Engineer to work on site in Farnborough.

The ideal candidate will have current and valid SC Clearance or be willing and able to undergo the checks.

Specific Responsibilities
Working within the Verification & Validation (V&V) team to produce the necessary sub-ordinate test plans
Preparing System and Software scripts to provide simulation data to assist with the V&V activities- both within the development and V&V teams
Generation of test strategies plans and specifications to satisfy requirement VM & VC
Managing DOORS to reflect trace-ability and status as directed by the Lead Engineer

Knowledge, skills and Personal Qualities Required
Experience of systems integration
Working knowledge of national or internationally recognised Systems Engineering processes such as BS ISO IEC 15288:2002
Working knowledge of tools such as DOORS, StarTeam & Enterprise Architect
Experience in testing in a software intensive environment
Experience in performing V&V testing of wider systems (not necessarily software)
Experience of analysing requirements and designing test cases to verify the requirements
Experience writing and amending test scripts/procedures

Key Accountabilities
Execution of system / sub-system / acceptance tests;
Recording of system Problem Reports; Re-test and verification of system problem reports
Production of test artefacts
Support of Acceptance Working Group by the production of evidence, stats, and status information
Carrying out TRRs and other reviews as required by the Lead Engineer
Generation of Test Reports for system/sub-system testing phases
Preparing plans and liaising with customer organisations

Behavioural Requirements
Drive and determination
Excellent analytic skills and judgement
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to work under time and budgetary pressures
Collaborative and enthusiastic team member

The work is based at Farnborough with trials at the ranges in NW Scotland (fully expensed)

Please forward CVs in the first instance